Definition of Spadix. Meaning of Spadix. Synonyms of Spadix

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Definition of Spadix

Spadix
Spadix Spa"dix, n.; pl. L. Spadices, E. Spadixes. [L., a palm branch broken off, with its fruit, Gr. ?.] 1. (Bot.) A fleshy spike of flowers, usually inclosed in a leaf called a spathe. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A special organ of the nautilus, due to a modification of the posterior tentacles.

Meaning of Spadix from wikipedia

- In botany, a spadix (/ˈspeɪdɪks/ SPAY-diks; plural spadices /ˈspeɪdɪsiːz/ SPAY-dih-seez, /speɪˈdaɪsiːz/ spay-DY-seez) is a type of spike inflorescence...
- Spadix may refer to: Spadix (botany), a reproductive organ of some genera of plants Spadix (zoology), a similarly-shaped secondary ****ual organ of some...
- In the field of zoology, a spadix (/ˈspeɪdɪks/ SPAY-diks; plural spadices /ˈspeɪdɪsiːz/ SPAY-dih-seez, /speɪˈdaɪsiːz/ spay-DY-seez) is a secondary ****ual...
- spirals on the spadix. The spadix is often elongated into a spike shape, but it can be globe-shaped or club-shaped. Beneath the spadix is the spathe,...
- Hadrurus spadix is a large (around 15 centimeters / 5.51 inches) scorpion native to the southern deserts of North America. It is a burrowing scorpion which...
- The spadix is hollow and resembles a large baguette. Near the bottom of the spadix, hidden from view inside the sheath of the spathe, the spadix bears...
- spadix, which is partially enclosed in a pale green spathe or leaf-like hood. The flowers are hidden from sight, clustered at the base of the spadix with...
- Cissusa spadix, the black-dotted brown moth, is a species of moth in the family Erebidae. The species is found from Ontario and Quebec, south through most...
- plants in which flowers are borne on a type of inflorescence called a spadix. The spadix is usually accompanied by, and sometimes partially enclosed in, a...
- Hylocurus spadix is a species of typical bark beetle in the family Curculionidae. It is found in North America. "Hylocurus spadix Report". Integrated...
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